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Sep 11, 2018
Tech talent shortage: Cognizant offers premium allowance to its 40,000 digitally-savvy employeesCognizant, in a bid to encourage employees to improve their skills in digital areas, has reportedly rolled out skills premium allowance
Jul 15, 2018
Govt's sharp focus on skill development is improving employability, but employment is still a far cryNearly 300 million youth are currently under employed or unemployed, and only two percent of the country’s total workforce has undergone skills training.
Jul 09, 2018
UGC in need of restructuring, but proposed commission poses danger of Centre monopolising academia, capitalThe Central government prepared a draft Act last month to replace the UGC with a new regulator for higher education in the country. The Act is being called the Higher Education Commission of India Act, 2018
May 01, 2018
AICTE-regulated engineering, technical colleges may soon conduct open-book exams, pending HRD ministry reviewAn All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) instituted committee on examination reforms has recommended “open book examination” for engineering programmes.
Apr 21, 2018
Aham is an agriculture-focussed app that is meant to help farmers get their queries addressed by a chatbot or a live scientist'Aham' was built by a six-student team from Mumbai's Vivekanand Education Society's Institute of Technology in a software hackathon held on March 30-31.
Apr 09, 2018
Maharashtra tops the software edition of Smart India Hackathon with 53 awards, Tamil Nadu comes second with 34The two-day finals of the Hackathon was held at 28 nodal centres across the country during 30-31 March. There were 1,296 entries selected for the finals.
Apr 08, 2018
Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik seeks review of AICTE's 'no admission' decision on two premier institutesNaveen Patnaik on Sunday sought the intervention of Prakash Javadekar for reconsideration of AICTE's decision to debar admissions into two premier institutions.
Mar 30, 2018
Amid CBSE paper leak row, Vineet Joshi appointed as first Director General of National Testing AgencyThe government appointed senior bureaucrat Vineet Joshi as the Director General of the National Testing Agency (NTA), which will conduct the entrance examinations for higher educational institutions organised by the CBSE, AICTE and other bodies
Jan 25, 2018
AICTE changes curriculum for engineering, technical courses: Here's what students should expectCurriculum for engineering and technical courses across the country has been revamped by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) to meet the demands of the industry.
Nov 06, 2017
Smart India Hackathon 2018: Here are the problems the hackathon will attempt to fix next yearPersistent Systems, a Pune-based IT company is all set to organise Smart India Hackathon 2018 next year in collaboration with AICTE, MHRD and i4c.